Fall 2017 Higher Education Profile - Georgia

According to the National Center for Education Statistics, Georgia was home to 82 regionally accredited post-secondary institutions during fall 2017. These 82 institutions enrolled 486,107 students in fall 2017: 416,462 in undergraduate programs and 69,645 in graduate programs. A total of 147,484 students attending post-secondary school in Georgia took at least one distance education course, representing 30.3 percent of the state's total student body. A total of 53,622 students were enrolled exclusively (100% online) in distance education courses with 43,380 (80.8%) of those residing in the state of Georgia.

The majority of institutions were public: including 29 four-year schools and 22 two-year schools. The state was also home to 30 private nonprofit four-year schools and one private nonprofit two-year school. Students enrolled in Georgia's higher education institutions were enrolled in bachelor's degrees, master's degrees, and doctoral degrees.

82 Degree Granting Institutions

 

486,107 Students Enrolled

 

147,484 Students Enrolled in Distance Education

Serving 486,107 students in fall 2017, the 82 regionally accredited, degree granting colleges and universities of Georgia offered academic choices for all types of students. Discover where your educational journey can begin with the institutions listed below. Our college and university listings are objective and focused on helping you achieve your educational or career goals. Whether you are searching for a public or private school with on-campus or online courses and an undergraduate or graduate degree, our list of regionally accredited colleges and universities in Georgia offers a comprehensive guide to the state's higher education options.

Featured Schools

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Regionally Accredited Public and Private Non-Profit Colleges and Universities in Georgia

Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College
2802 Moore Hwy
Tifton, GA 31793-2601 
Enrollment Range: 1,000 - 4,999
Undergraduate Programs: 
Graduate Programs: 
Online Courses: Yes
Albany State University
504 College Drive
Albany, GA 31705 
Enrollment Range: 5,000 - 9,999
Undergraduate Programs: 
Graduate Programs: 
Online Courses: Yes
Andrew College
501College St
Cuthbert, GA 39840-5550 
Enrollment Range: Under 1,000
Undergraduate Programs: 
Graduate Programs: 
Online Courses: Yes
Athens Technical College
800 U.S. Hwy 29 North
Athens, GA 30601 
Enrollment Range: 1,000 - 4,999
Undergraduate Programs: 
Graduate Programs: 
Online Courses: Yes
Atlanta Technical College
1560 Metropolitan Pkwy SW
Atlanta, GA 30310-4446 
Enrollment Range: 1,000 - 4,999
Undergraduate Programs: 
Graduate Programs: 
Online Courses: Yes
Augusta University
1120 Fifteenth St
Augusta, GA 30912 
Enrollment Range: 5,000 - 9,999
Undergraduate Programs: 
Graduate Programs: 
Online Courses: Yes
Berry College
2277 Martha Berry Hwy NW
Mount Berry, GA 30149 
Enrollment Range: 1,000 - 4,999
Undergraduate Programs: 
Graduate Programs: 
Online Courses: No
Brewton-Parker College
201 David-Eliza Fountain Circle
Mount Vernon, GA 30445 
Enrollment Range: Under 1,000
Undergraduate Programs: 
Graduate Programs: 
Online Courses: Yes
Chattahoochee Technical College
980 S Cobb Drive Dr SE
Marietta, GA 30060 
Enrollment Range: 10,000 - 19,999
Undergraduate Programs: 
Graduate Programs: 
Online Courses: Yes
Clayton State University
2000 Clayton State Boulevard
Morrow, GA 30260-0285 
Enrollment Range: 5,000 - 9,999
Undergraduate Programs: 
Graduate Programs: 
Online Courses: Yes
College of Coastal Georgia
One College Drive
Brunswick, GA 31520-3644 
Enrollment Range: 1,000 - 4,999
Undergraduate Programs: 
Graduate Programs: 
Online Courses: Yes
Columbus State University
4225 University Ave
Columbus, GA 31907-5645 
Enrollment Range: 5,000 - 9,999
Undergraduate Programs: 
Graduate Programs: 
Online Courses: Yes
Covenant College
14049 Scenic Highway
Lookout Mountain, GA 30750-4164 
Enrollment Range: 1,000 - 4,999
Undergraduate Programs: 
Graduate Programs: 
Online Courses: No
East Georgia State College
131 College Cir
Swainsboro, GA 30401 
Enrollment Range: 1,000 - 4,999
Undergraduate Programs: 
Graduate Programs: 
Online Courses: Yes
Emory University
408 Administration Building, 201 Dowman Drive
Atlanta, GA 30322 
Enrollment Range: 10,000 - 19,999
Undergraduate Programs: 
Graduate Programs: 
Online Courses: Yes
Fort Valley State University
1005 State University Dr
Fort Valley, GA 31030-4313 
Enrollment Range: 1,000 - 4,999
Undergraduate Programs: 
Graduate Programs: 
Online Courses: Yes
Georgia Gwinnett College
1000 University Center Lane
Lawrenceville, GA 30043 
Enrollment Range: 10,000 - 19,999
Undergraduate Programs: 
Graduate Programs: 
Online Courses: Yes
Georgia Institute of Technology-Main Campus
225 North Ave
Atlanta, GA 30332-0530 
Enrollment Range: 20,000 and above
Undergraduate Programs: 
Graduate Programs: 
Online Courses: Yes
Georgia Northwestern Technical College
One Maurice Culberson Drive
Rome, GA 30161 
Enrollment Range: 5,000 - 9,999
Undergraduate Programs: 
Graduate Programs: 
Online Courses: Yes
Georgia Southern University
Brannen Hall, Room 2015, 2670 Southern Drive
Statesboro, GA 30460-8126 
Enrollment Range: 20,000 and above
Undergraduate Programs: 
Graduate Programs: 
Online Courses: Yes
Georgia State University
33 gilmer st
Atlanta, GA 30303-3083 
Enrollment Range: 20,000 and above
Undergraduate Programs: 
Graduate Programs: 
Online Courses: Yes
Gwinnett Technical College
5150 Sugarloaf Parkway
Lawrenceville, GA 30043-5702 
Enrollment Range: 5,000 - 9,999
Undergraduate Programs: 
Graduate Programs: 
Online Courses: Yes
Interdenominational Theological Center
700 Martin Luther King Jr Dr SW
Atlanta, GA 30314-4143 
Enrollment Range: Under 1,000
Undergraduate Programs: 
Graduate Programs: 
Online Courses: Yes
LaGrange College
601 Broad Street
Lagrange, GA 30240-2999 
Enrollment Range: 1,000 - 4,999
Undergraduate Programs: 
Graduate Programs: 
Online Courses: Yes
Life University
1269 Barclay Circle
Marietta, GA 30060 
Enrollment Range: 1,000 - 4,999
Undergraduate Programs: 
Graduate Programs: 
Online Courses: Yes
Middle Georgia State University
100 University Parkway
Macon, GA 31206 
Enrollment Range: 5,000 - 9,999
Undergraduate Programs: 
Graduate Programs: 
Online Courses: Yes
Morehouse School of Medicine
720 Westview Drive, S.W.
Atlanta, GA 30310 
Enrollment Range: Under 1,000
Undergraduate Programs: 
Graduate Programs: 
Online Courses: No
Oconee Fall Line Technical College
1189 Deepstep Rd
Sandersville, GA 31082 
Enrollment Range: 1,000 - 4,999
Undergraduate Programs: 
Graduate Programs: 
Online Courses: Yes
Oglethorpe University
4484 Peachtree Road, NE
Atlanta, GA 30319-2797 
Enrollment Range: 1,000 - 4,999
Undergraduate Programs: 
Graduate Programs: 
Online Courses: No
Piedmont College
1021 Central Ave
Demorest, GA 30535-0010 
Enrollment Range: 1,000 - 4,999
Undergraduate Programs: 
Graduate Programs: 
Online Courses: Yes
Reinhardt University
7300 Reinhardt Circle
Waleska, GA 30183-2981 
Enrollment Range: 1,000 - 4,999
Undergraduate Programs: 
Graduate Programs: 
Online Courses: Yes
Savannah State University
3219 College Street
Savannah, GA 31404-5310 
Enrollment Range: 1,000 - 4,999
Undergraduate Programs: 
Graduate Programs: 
Online Courses: Yes
Shorter University
315 Shorter Ave
Rome, GA 30165 
Enrollment Range: 1,000 - 4,999
Undergraduate Programs: 
Graduate Programs: 
Online Courses: Yes
South Georgia State College
100 W College Park Dr
Douglas, GA 31533 
Enrollment Range: 1,000 - 4,999
Undergraduate Programs: 
Graduate Programs: 
Online Courses: Yes
Southeastern Technical College
3001 E First St
Vidalia, GA 30474 
Enrollment Range: 1,000 - 4,999
Undergraduate Programs: 
Graduate Programs: 
Online Courses: Yes
Southern Regional Technical College
15689 US Hwy 19 North
Thomasville, GA 31792 
Enrollment Range: 1,000 - 4,999
Undergraduate Programs: 
Graduate Programs: 
Online Courses: Yes
Thomas University
1501 Millpond Rd
Thomasville, GA 31792 
Enrollment Range: 1,000 - 4,999
Undergraduate Programs: 
Graduate Programs: 
Online Courses: Yes
Truett McConnell University
100 Alumni Dr
Cleveland, GA 30528 
Enrollment Range: 1,000 - 4,999
Undergraduate Programs: 
Graduate Programs: 
Online Courses: Yes
University of North Georgia
82 College Circle
Dahlonega, GA 30597 
Enrollment Range: 10,000 - 19,999
Undergraduate Programs: 
Graduate Programs: 
Online Courses: Yes
Valdosta State University
1500 N Patterson St
Valdosta, GA 31698 
Enrollment Range: 10,000 - 19,999
Undergraduate Programs: 
Graduate Programs: 
Online Courses: Yes
West Georgia Technical College
176 Murphy Campus Blvd.
Waco, GA 30182 
Enrollment Range: 5,000 - 9,999
Undergraduate Programs: 
Graduate Programs: 
Online Courses: Yes
Young Harris College
1 College Street
Young Harris, GA 30582 
Enrollment Range: 1,000 - 4,999
Undergraduate Programs: 
Graduate Programs: 
Online Courses: Yes
Agnes Scott College
141 E. College Ave.
Decatur, GA 30030-3770 
Enrollment Range: Under 1,000
Undergraduate Programs: 
Graduate Programs: 
Online Courses: No
Albany Technical College
1704 South Slappey Boulevard
Albany, GA 31701 
Enrollment Range: 1,000 - 4,999
Undergraduate Programs: 
Graduate Programs: 
Online Courses: Yes
Armstrong State University
11935 Abercorn St
Savannah, GA 31419-1997 
Enrollment Range: 5,000 - 9,999
Undergraduate Programs: 
Graduate Programs: 
Online Courses: Yes
Atlanta Metropolitan State College
1630 Metropolitan Parkway, SW
Atlanta, GA 30310-4448 
Enrollment Range: 1,000 - 4,999
Undergraduate Programs: 
Graduate Programs: 
Online Courses: 
Augusta Technical College
3200 Augusta Tech Drive
Augusta, GA 30906 
Enrollment Range: 1,000 - 4,999
Undergraduate Programs: 
Graduate Programs: 
Online Courses: Yes
Bainbridge State College
2500 E Shotwell St
Bainbridge, GA 39819 
Enrollment Range: 1,000 - 4,999
Undergraduate Programs: 
Graduate Programs: 
Online Courses: Yes
Brenau University
500 Washington Street SE
Gainesville, GA 30501-3668 
Enrollment Range: 1,000 - 4,999
Undergraduate Programs: 
Graduate Programs: 
Online Courses: Yes
Central Georgia Technical College
80 Cohen Walker Drive
Warner Robins, GA 31088 
Enrollment Range: 5,000 - 9,999
Undergraduate Programs: 
Graduate Programs: 
Online Courses: Yes
Clark Atlanta University
223 James P Brawley Drive, SW
Atlanta, GA 30314-4391 
Enrollment Range: 1,000 - 4,999
Undergraduate Programs: 
Graduate Programs: 
Online Courses: No
Coastal Pines Technical College
1701 Carswell Ave
Waycross, GA 31503 
Enrollment Range: 1,000 - 4,999
Undergraduate Programs: 
Graduate Programs: 
Online Courses: Yes
Columbia Theological Seminary
701 S. Columbia Dr
Decatur, GA 30030-4118 
Enrollment Range: Under 1,000
Undergraduate Programs: 
Graduate Programs: 
Online Courses: Yes
Columbus Technical College
928 Manchester Expy
Columbus, GA 31904-6572 
Enrollment Range: 1,000 - 4,999
Undergraduate Programs: 
Graduate Programs: 
Online Courses: Yes
Dalton State College
650 College Drive
Dalton, GA 30720-3797 
Enrollment Range: 5,000 - 9,999
Undergraduate Programs: 
Graduate Programs: 
Online Courses: Yes
Emmanuel College
181 Springs St
Franklin Springs, GA 30639 
Enrollment Range: Under 1,000
Undergraduate Programs: 
Graduate Programs: 
Online Courses: Yes
Emory University-Oxford College
801 Emory Street
Oxford, GA 30054 
Enrollment Range: Under 1,000
Undergraduate Programs: 
Graduate Programs: 
Online Courses: No
Georgia College & State University
231 W Hancock Street
Milledgeville, GA 31061 
Enrollment Range: 5,000 - 9,999
Undergraduate Programs: 
Graduate Programs: 
Online Courses: Yes
Georgia Highlands College
3175 Cedartown Highway, S.E.
Rome, GA 30161-3897 
Enrollment Range: 5,000 - 9,999
Undergraduate Programs: 
Graduate Programs: 
Online Courses: Yes
Georgia Military College
201 E Greene St
Milledgeville, GA 31061 
Enrollment Range: 5,000 - 9,999
Undergraduate Programs: 
Graduate Programs: 
Online Courses: Yes
Georgia Piedmont Technical College
495 N Indian Creek Dr
Clarkston, GA 30021-2397 
Enrollment Range: 1,000 - 4,999
Undergraduate Programs: 
Graduate Programs: 
Online Courses: Yes
Georgia Southwestern State University
800 Georgia Southwestern State University Dr.
Americus, GA 31709-4693 
Enrollment Range: 1,000 - 4,999
Undergraduate Programs: 
Graduate Programs: 
Online Courses: Yes
Gordon State College
419 College Dr
Barnesville, GA 30204 
Enrollment Range: 1,000 - 4,999
Undergraduate Programs: 
Graduate Programs: 
Online Courses: Yes
Herzing University-Atlanta
3393 Peachtree Road, Suite 1003
Atlanta, GA 30326 
Enrollment Range: Under 1,000
Undergraduate Programs: 
Graduate Programs: 
Online Courses: Yes
Kennesaw State University
1000 Chastain Rd
Kennesaw, GA 30144 
Enrollment Range: 20,000 and above
Undergraduate Programs: 
Graduate Programs: 
Online Courses: Yes
Lanier Technical College
2990 Landrum Education Dr
Oakwood, GA 30566 
Enrollment Range: 1,000 - 4,999
Undergraduate Programs: 
Graduate Programs: 
Online Courses: Yes
Mercer University
1501 Mercer University Drive
Macon, GA 31207 
Enrollment Range: 5,000 - 9,999
Undergraduate Programs: 
Graduate Programs: 
Online Courses: Yes
Morehouse College
830 Westview Dr SW
Atlanta, GA 30314 
Enrollment Range: 1,000 - 4,999
Undergraduate Programs: 
Graduate Programs: 
Online Courses: No
North Georgia Technical College
1500 Georgia Hwy 197 N
Clarkesville, GA 30523 
Enrollment Range: 1,000 - 4,999
Undergraduate Programs: 
Graduate Programs: 
Online Courses: Yes
Ogeechee Technical College
One Joseph E. Kennedy Blvd
Statesboro, GA 30458 
Enrollment Range: 1,000 - 4,999
Undergraduate Programs: 
Graduate Programs: 
Online Courses: Yes
Paine College
1235 15th St
Augusta, GA 30901-3182 
Enrollment Range: Under 1,000
Undergraduate Programs: 
Graduate Programs: 
Online Courses: Yes
Point University
507 West 10th Street
West Point, GA 31833 
Enrollment Range: 1,000 - 4,999
Undergraduate Programs: 
Graduate Programs: 
Online Courses: Yes
Savannah College of Art and Design
342 Bull St
Savannah, GA 31402-3146 
Enrollment Range: 10,000 - 19,999
Undergraduate Programs: 
Graduate Programs: 
Online Courses: Yes
Savannah Technical College
5717 White Bluff Rd
Savannah, GA 31405-5594 
Enrollment Range: 1,000 - 4,999
Undergraduate Programs: 
Graduate Programs: 
Online Courses: Yes
Shorter University-College of Adult & Professional Programs
1090 Northchase Parkway, Suite 140
Marietta, GA 30067 
Enrollment Range: Under 1,000
Undergraduate Programs: 
Graduate Programs: 
Online Courses: Yes
South Georgia Technical College
900 South GA Tech Parkway
Americus, GA 31709 
Enrollment Range: 1,000 - 4,999
Undergraduate Programs: 
Graduate Programs: 
Online Courses: Yes
Southern Crescent Technical College
501 Varsity Rd
Griffin, GA 30223-2042 
Enrollment Range: 1,000 - 4,999
Undergraduate Programs: 
Graduate Programs: 
Online Courses: Yes
Spelman College
350 Spelman Lane SW
Atlanta, GA 30314-4399 
Enrollment Range: 1,000 - 4,999
Undergraduate Programs: 
Graduate Programs: 
Online Courses: Yes
Toccoa Falls College
107 Kincaid Drive
Toccoa Falls, GA 30598 
Enrollment Range: 1,000 - 4,999
Undergraduate Programs: 
Graduate Programs: 
Online Courses: Yes
University of Georgia
Administration Building
Athens, GA 30602 
Enrollment Range: 20,000 and above
Undergraduate Programs: 
Graduate Programs: 
Online Courses: Yes
University of West Georgia
1601 Maple St
Carrollton, GA 30118-0001 
Enrollment Range: 10,000 - 19,999
Undergraduate Programs: 
Graduate Programs: 
Online Courses: Yes
Wesleyan College
4760 Forsyth Road
Macon, GA 31210-4462 
Enrollment Range: Under 1,000
Undergraduate Programs: 
Graduate Programs: 
Online Courses: Yes
Wiregrass Georgia Technical College
4089 Val Tech Rd
Valdosta, GA 31602-0929 
Enrollment Range: 1,000 - 4,999
Undergraduate Programs: 
Graduate Programs: 
Online Courses: Yes